Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
L. was born in 1900 in
Already at the age of ten or
eleven he made a "tsurik-kuntsn".
After finishing the
gymnasium, entering into the Polytechnium Institute,
participating in various "evenings". He learned in the
Russian dramatic studio of Lorenzo and afterwards
finished the Russian drama school.
In 1920 he entered into the
Russian theatre "Krasni Fakl", 1921-23 -- he was active
in the Russian theatre "Masadram", in 1923 -- on the way
to America -- he acted for two years in Yiddish in
Since 1925 -- in Eretz
Yisrael, where he participated at first in "Hiatrun Evri",
afterwards "Tiatrun amnut", then "Hiatrun lumi", and
afterwards in the small-art stages "Kumkum" and "Hmtata".
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 996.
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